Mercer County Health Fair Set For November 2
Date 2013/10/16 9:52:41 | Topic: News
|The 18th annual Mercer County Health Fair sponsored by Heartland Clinic of Princeton is the morning of November 2nd in the Princeton school gymnasium. |
The health fair includes blood exams at reduced costs. A complete lab test is 25 dollars, a TSH thyroid test is 20 dollars, a PSA examine for prostrate cancer is 20 dollars, and A1C diabetic testing is 15 dollars.
Persons receiving a complete lab test should not eat anything from midnight on November 1st until after the test on November 2nd. However, it's okay to drink plenty of water and to take morning medications.
Persons can save five dollars on one of the lab fees by donating two or more non-perishable food items.
The Mercer County Health Fair also is to include several local service professionals available to talk with, free blood pressure screenings, and cardio pulmonary resuscitation demonstrations.
Additional information is available by contacting the Mercer County Health Department at Princeton.